approach to life and appearances
The following is a description of Margaux's basic stance toward life, the way others see her, the way Margaux Hemingway comes across, the face she shows to the world. In the page about motivation you will read about the inner Margaux Hemingway - her real motivation, which describes the kind of person she is at heart and where her true priorities lie. Study this page and the next one and compare them - there may be significant differences between the two, in which case "the inner Margaux Hemingway" may not shine through and others may be in for so a few surprises once they get to know Margaux a little better. This page describes the disguise Hemingway wears, her role in life, while the page about motivation talks about the real person beneath the disguise.
Margaux Hemingway meets life head on and throws herself into new experiences with zest and enthusiasm. She is direct, straightforward, assertive, and usually completely aboveboard in all her dealings. Candid and incapable of guile, insincerity or phoniness, Margaux projects a confident and sometimes arrogant façade to others. She often lacks tact and sensitivity, and can be completely oblivious to others' needs, and inadvertently selfish. Hemingway is self-reliant and does not depend upon social approval and reinforcement as much as other people do. She likes to be original and does not mind doing it alone. Margaux Hemingway may feel that she does not fit into groups very well and that she does not naturally blend in and cooperate with others. She likes to be either a leader or a loner.
Hemingway is a doer and thrives on freedom, challenge, and activity. She tends to think in clear, black and white terms, and to be somewhat simplistic in her outlook, which enables Margaux to act in a very decisive and self-assured manner. When inspired by an idea, Margaux Hemingway feels such a sense of urgency and excitement about it that she will often forge ahead and try to implement it in a rather bold but poorly planned and crudely executed way. Patience and careful attention to details are not Hemingway's forte. However, she never accepts defeat and will experience brilliant and unprecedented successes and discoveries, as well as painful failures. To Margaux Hemingway it is far better to make mistakes than to play it safe and never try.
She is scornful of what she sees as weakness or passivity in others and also of the human tendency to imitate and follow. Margaux Hemingway is not a follower. Others see Margaux as a strong individual and perhaps brash and brazen as well. Hemingway presents a strong front to the world and generally does not allow others to see her vulnerable or insecure side.
She is forceful and energetic and goes for what she wants quite aggressively. She is a doer and an achiever and has a positive "I can" attitude. She may run over people and stir up opposition and conflict because Margaux Hemingway tends to be very self-centered, or simply oblivious to the needs and intentions of others.
Margaux Hemingway has a rather generous, open, broad-minded demeanor, and she likes to do things in a big way. If she does this primarily to impress others, Margaux will find that many people prefer to avoid her. Even without meaning to, Hemingway can seem a bit arrogant or preachy.
Margaux Hemingway seems quirky, unusual, offbeat and "different". Sometimes it seems that she is trying to provoke people and upset the status quo just by being herself. Hemingway tends to be restless, excitable, and somewhat ungrounded or nervous as well.
There is a certain intensity, charisma, or compelling attractiveness about Margaux Hemingway that may have little to do with her physical features. It is energy, a subtle sexuality that she emanates. Also, Hemingway tends to do everything wholeheartedly and with passion, which is quite fascinating to other people. Her instincts and psychological perceptions about others are quite incisive.
Margaux Hemingway comes across to others as intelligent, alert, articulate, knowledgeable, and communicative. She is quite curious and interested in the people and events around her, and cannot resist commenting about them.
Hemingway also needs to be busy and active, and she moves quickly. Margaux Hemingway also appears to be restless. Keeping her mind or hands occupied helps with that.
Hemingway may well have been discouraged from freely expressing herself, and an overemphasis on being acceptable, conforming to certain standards and expectations, and generally not getting out of line is apt to inhibit Margaux quite a bit.
Margaux Hemingway has a tendency to react violently to the influence of her surroundings and to throw herself headlong into everything she does, suffering the consequences later on. Until Margaux learns to alter her conduct, there are likely to be many upsets in her relationships.
Astrological factors in this Astro Profile section:
Mars Conjunct Asc.
Jupiter Square Asc.
Uranus Square Asc.
Pluto Trine Asc.
Mercury Sextile Asc.
Saturn Quincunx Asc.
Asc. Opposition Moon/Pluto